Cinematic Irony: The Strange Case of Nicholas Ray’s Johnny Guitar nonsite.org - Feature - Issue #13 Cinematic Irony: The Strange Case of Nicholas Ray’s Johnny Guitar Westerns and “Westerns” 50 Best Sources of Free STEM Education Online Colleges, online universities, and other educational forums in your community can be excellent places to learn more about a variety of STEM topics, but there is also a wealth of educational material available on the web for those who prefer to learn at their own pace or take a more individual approach. Even better, these resources, whether classes, lectures, or tutorials, are all free of charge, meaning you can improve your knowledge without emptying your wallet. Check out our list (organized by topic, not ranking) for some great STEM resources that can help you build your knowledge about everything from calculus to fire science. Universities These universities, many of which are renowned for their STEM programs, offer resources like course materials, videos, and lecture series.
Fed up! Welcome and thanks for taking the time to read my blog. I have been researching facts about medical versus natural remedies. I truely believe that we would be much healthier if we stopped believing the pharmaceutical companies that feed us their drugs. Sometimes, knowingly, they put a drug out on the market fully aware that is it not safe. And sometimes they get away with it, other times they are caught. Ways to Evaluate Educational Apps I am conducting a series of workshops in Florida and was asked to share a rubric to help teachers evaluate educational apps as part of the workshop. In 2010 Harry Walker developed a rubric, and I used his rubric (with some modifications by Kathy Schrock) as the basis for mine. (Read Harry Walker's paper Evaluating the Effectiveness of Apps for Mobile Devices.)
CultureTalk CultureTalk by Region and Country About CultureTalk CultureTalk features video clips of interviews and discussions with people from many different countries and of many different ages and walks of life. Some interviews and discussions are in English; more are in the language(s) of the countries involved. Translations and/or transcripts are given for all non-English video clips. Topics include family, food, education, religious and cultural customs, work, art, sport, travel, and more. Tribute: SOWLE, a film by AG Rojas and Corbett Jones In the next addition of the Tribute series, filmmakers AG Rojas and Corbett Jones present the steep slides and grinds of the Sowle sister trio. Magnificent, Valiant and Gentle are the Texas-based teen siblings, home schooled by their parents, who find their solace in the skate parks of Houston. SOWLE follows the sisters through a dry Texas summer in the concrete bowls, as they explore what it means to be three young women skating collectively, doing what they love to do, in an environment that’s dominated by men. Cut with old family footage and past articles on their apparent phenomenon, the girls have grown up on the concrete. Their obvious closeness boils down to their homeschooled life, as well a shared passion for skating.
Coursera UPDATE: we're doing a live, updated MOOC of this course at stanford-online July-2014 (not this Coursera version). See here: CS101 teaches the essential ideas of Computer Science for a zero-prior-experience audience. New World Order Conspiracy Illuminati Mason Freemason NASA Moon Mars Apollo Lucifer Antichrist Conspiracy An excerpt from William Cooper's site website reposts conspiracy musings but thatdoes not mean we necessarily endorse the theories presentedwe are not affiliated with the author of this article] To make interstellar travel believable NASA was created. The Apollo Space Program foisted the idea that man could travel to, and walk upon, the moon. Every Apollo mission was carefully rehearsed and then filmed in large sound stages at the Atomic Energy Commissions Top Secret test site in the Nevada Desert and in a secured and guarded sound stage at the Walt Disney Studios within which was a huge scale mock-up of the moon.All names, missions, landing sites, and events in the Apollo Space Program echoed the occult metaphors, rituals, and symbology of the Illuminati's secret religion.
Things Can Go Wrong When Automakers Share Parts Things Can Go Wrong When Automakers Share Parts By: Los Angeles Times | April 08, 2013 Since the recession, according to automotive industry analysts, more and more manufacturers have turned to the economies of scale involved in having fewer vehicle platforms and more interchangeable parts and components. "This is supposed to be the ideal for making cars now," said Jesse Toprak, analyst for TrueCar.com. "This is how you get scale, value creation.
4 Great Video Resources for Middle and High School Classrooms Videos are a great way to engage students while also bringing a variety of voices and perspectives into your instruction. Both captivating and informative, video is unique among other digital media in the way that it can so readily transcend the walls of your classroom. As the amount of video content on the Web expands, there is of course lots of great educational content that can help you bring the world to your students. But the web is a pretty big haystack, and it can be hard to keep up with what's new and find the best content for your class.